Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, November 24, 2014 9:00 am
By Jean Chatzky · Bankrate.com

What happens if something happens to you? You’ve done your job only if you’ve put a protection plan in place.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 7:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

It’s better to come to grips with an eventuality by looking at the basics of estate and life planning.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Being rich and famous doesn’t make you immune to tax and estate planning troubles.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:59 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Gay couples who say “I do” in New York and the five other states that have legalized same-sex marriage should also quickly consider retirement planning, because the financial implications of a same-sex partnership are more complex than they are for conventional marriages. Anna Pfaehler, a CFP with Palisades Hudson Financial Group in Scarsdale, N.Y., offers